Thu, 10 September 2009
(September 8, 2009) What makes a parent...well, a parent? Historically, the couple who conceived and gave birth to you were recognized as your father and your mother. However, the present-day definition is much more elastic. Adults who have no biological or adoptive relation are being granted parental rights over children--sometimes as the biological parents are being excluded. Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc. to discuss this troubling trend.